Singapore narrows GDP growth forecast for 2014 World

Singapore narrows GDP growth forecast for 2014

Singapore’s Ministry of Trade and Industry announced on Aug. 12 that it has narrowed its GDP growth forecast for 2014 to 2.5 to 3.5 percent, from its February forecast of from 2 to 4 percent.
Footwear exports soar in first four months Business

Footwear exports soar in first four months

Footwear exports reached 730 million USD in April alone, bringing the total export turnover of the products in the first four months of this year to nearly 2.9 billion USD, up 21.9 percent on year-on-year basis.
Enterprises flock to garment industry expo Business

Enterprises flock to garment industry expo

Over 500 businesses from 24 countries and territories are taking part in the Vietnam Saigon Textile and Garment Industry Expo (Saigon Tex 2014), opened in Ho Chi Minh City on April 10.
World

Malaysia's economy grows 5.1 percent in Q4

Malaysia's economy grew 5.1 percent in the fourth quarter of 2013, which was above economists' expectations of 4.8 percent, supported by private sector demand and higher exports.
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Singapore’s GDP grows 3.7 percent in 2013

Estimates by the Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI) of Singapore showed that the City-State’s economy grew 3.7 percent in 2013, much higher that the previous year’s 1.3 percent growth.
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Singapore’s exports increase in October

Trade agency International Enterprise (IE) Singapore announced on November 18 that Singapore 's non-oil domestic exports (NODX) expanded 2.8 percent in October compared to a year ago.
Business

Singapore maintains its monetary policy

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) has announced it will maintain its policy of a modest and gradual appreciation of the Singapore Dollar Nominal Effective Exchange Rate policy band.